Sugar Cookies

Soft and delicious Sugar cookies.

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  • Good for: 4-5 dozen


3 Cups Shortening
3 1/2 cups sugar
2 T Vanilla extract
5 eggs
3/4 cup whole milk
9 cups sifted flour
1/4 cup + 1 t baking powder
1 T salt

Sugar Cookies


In a mixing bowl add the shortening, sugar, and vanilla, mix until creamed. Mix the eggs and milk together then add to the creamed mixture. Mix the dry ingredients to the creamed mixture, blend until smooth. Divide dough into 6th’s and chill for 1 hour. Cut into 1 oz. portions or roll dough out and cut with cookie cutters. Place on cookie sheet and bake approximately 8 minutes at 375 degrees.